Sustainability report

The sustainability report for 2014 is now available.
Social accountability is defined as our ability to document our sustainability and social responsibility. In order to document our efforts Elkem publishes a sustainability report annually. You may download it in pdf-format here.

Elkem Business System

The Elkem Business System (EBS) plays an important role in all of Elkem's operations. EBS is first and foremost about improving customer satisfaction. The aim is to secure excellence in EHS, delivery, quality and cost.

Vision and values

Elkem’s mission is to contribute to a sustainable future by providing advanced silicon and carbon solutions, creating value for our stakeholders globally. We believe that safe and eco-efficient production is the only way forward and that together we can develop solutions to many of the world’s challenges.

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Elkem and Bluestar Silicones International join forces

Oslo, Lyon, 22 June: Today Elkem and Bluestar Silicones International (BSI) announce their formal integration into one company. This development builds on the already close relationship between the two entities through the silicone value chain. The main aim of legal and financial integration is to position the Company for profitable growth in all business areas.
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Elkem Carbon wins safety award

Elkem Carbon Fiskaa has been awarded the 2014 Security award from the Federation of Norwegian Industries (Norsk Industri), in competition with all of the smelting plants in Norway.

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Elkem enters research partnership with ThyssenKrupp Steel and University of Cambridge and more

A partnership of industrial companies, universities and research institutes recently launched the RECOBA project.
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Business areas

Elkem Silicon Materials

Elkem Silicon Materials is Elkem’s largest business area and one of the world's leading suppliers of metallurgical silicon and microsilica. We deliver special products to customers in the chemical, solar, electronics, aluminium, construction, refractory and oilfield industries worldwide.

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Elkem Foundry Products

Elkem Foundry Products is the leading metal treatment solution provider to the cast iron industry and a supplier of high quality special ferrosilicons to the steel industry. Our products, supported by our experienced technical service teams, provide innovative solutions for iron foundries and steel mills worldwide. The car industry, pipe producers and engineering companies are our important customer categories. 

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Elkem Carbon

Elkem Carbon is a world leading supplier of carbon electrode materials, lining materials and specialty carbon products to metallurgical processes for the production of ferro-alloys, base metals and primary aluminium. Our facilities are located near all major markets.

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Bluestar Silicones

Bluestar Silicones is one of the foremost fully integrated silicone manufacturers in the world.
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